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Apr 1 - Apr 2

Washington State Toy Show

Join us on April 1st and 2nd for our biggest toy show ever. Two buildings, 2 days, and 55,000 sq ft of toys at the Washington State Fair and Events Center in Puyallup. Vintage and Modern Toys sold with over 200+ Vendors featuring Toys, Action Figures, Die Cast, LEGO, Collectibles, Video Games, Comic Books, and so much more will be available.

12:00pm - 7:00pm PDT

110 9th Ave SW Puyallup, WA 98371

Apr 22

Geek Xtravaganza 3: A Unique Geek Shopping Event!

Unique Geek Shopping Event! Game Designers, Artists, Authors, Comics, Crafters, Makers, Pop Culture Artisans, T-shirts, Collectible Toys, Games, POPs, and More! Geek Xtravaganza is bringing together the best variety of uniquely geeky creators and vendors in a bazaar covering lots of fandoms and genres of geeky goodness.

Apr 29 - Apr 30

Captain Slinky Presents ODDMALL EMPORIUM OF THE WEIRD "SPRUNG 2" Art, Craft, Gift & Gaming Show

Captain Slinky Presents the second annual Oddmall Emporium of The Weird "SPRUNG" Art, Craft, Gift and Gaming Show at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe, WA, this time in The BIG Building, baybeeeee!!! More than A HUNDRED local weirdos making uniquely beautiful Art of all kinds for your entertainment and purchase consideration! Find me at Booth # 131

7:00pm - 1:00am PDT

14405 179th ave SE Monroe, WA 98272

May 19 - May 21

Crypticon Seattle '23

Crypticon Seattle is the convention celebrating the Pacific Northwest’s Darker Side. Three days of your favorite actors, authors, and artists, along with tons of new people and things you never knew existed. But we are so much more than a tidal wave of blood, guts, and scares. Crypticon welcomes and supports all types of dark art and encourages people from all walks of life to come and enjoy the show.

18740 International Blvd, Seatac, WA 98188-4234, United States

May 27 - May 27

SnoCo Toy & Collectibles Show '23

With over 100 vendors, the SnoCo Toy & Collectibles show will be the place to be. Vendors will have new and vintage toys, comic books, trading cards, model railroad, model cars, die cast cars, Funko, action figures and all sorts of pop culture collectibles for you to shop from. Brought to you by the people who bring you Oddmall Emporium of the Weird. Find me at Booth # 80

12:00pm - 9:00pm PDT

14405 179th Ave SE Building 600 Monroe, WA 98272

Past events

Mar 18 - Mar 19

SideQuest Expo '23

Video games and Collectibles come together for a weekend of family friendly fun and entertainment. This show is primarily retro video game focused but it has been quickly changing into a spot for many other collectible genres as well. We have had vendors selling: toys, comics, plush, fan art, TCG, posters and even sports cards. This year we look forward to having 2 rooms filled with vendors, arcade machines, industry personalities and other entertainment to be announced. Find me at Booth # 23

1:00pm - 6:00pm PDT

1000 NE Multnomah St, Portland, OR 97232

Mar 4 - Mar 26

Art of the Movement Opening Reception

Join us for the opening reception of the Art of the Movement Art Show at the Nepantla Cultural Arts Gallery on Saturday March 4th from 5pm-7pm. Exhibition runs from March 4th-26th Meet the artists and celebrate with community!

5:00pm - 7:00am PDT

9414 Delridge Way SW Seattle, WA 98106

Nov 12

Captain Slinky Presents Oddmall Emporium of The Weird CREEPSMAS 2 Art, Craft & Gift Show

An annual FREE ADMISSION, FREE PARKING Between-The-Holidays Art, Craft & Gift Show celebrating CREEPSMAS, the perfect time where it's too early to put up your Christmas Tree but you're not quite ready to throw out your Jack-O-Lantern. It's a jumpstart on your Holiday Shopping before Black Friday, with a bit of a creepy vibe! Featuring the most unique collection of hand-crafted items and art that can only be described as... different. But in the most awesome way!

10:00pm - 5:00pm PST

Everegreen State Fair Grounds, Monroe WA

Oct 15 - Oct 16

Kingcon NW 2022

Kingcon NW 2022 is taking place on Oct 15th & 16th in Renton WA at the downtown Pavilion. We will be having tons of builders and creatives, vendors and artists, special appearance of the local Mandaloria clan, LEGO displays, video games, food trucks and a special evening VIP party!

Renton WA at the downtown Pavilion

Oct 1

10TH Annual North Puget Sound Conference on Race

The 10th Annual North Puget Sound Conference on Race will continue to center Black & Brown joy in creative and imaginative spaces as we discuss ways to engage in radical community healing. It will take place both virtually through an online conference platform and in-person at Everett Community College on October 1st, 2022 from 9:00a.m. - 4:00p.m. PST. This year's moderated keynote panel discussion will feature a conversation about Wellness through Abolition between Ijeoma Oluo & Nikkita Oliver.

9:00am - 4:00pm PDT

Everett Community Collage

Sep 9 - Sep 11

Rose City Comic Con 2022

Rose City Comic Con is a large comic book convention that is celebrating it's 10th year anniversary. It is a 3 day event full of art, cosplay, and comic books that fun for the whole family.

12:00pm - 5:00pm PDT

Oregon Convention Center

Apr 30 - May 1

Captain Slinky Presents Oddmall Emporium of The Weird SPRUNG! Art, Craft, Gift & Game Show

"SPRUNG!" is a springtime-themed craft show for people that don't deal so well with sunshine and seasonal allergies. Over a hundred unique, hand-selected artist, crafters, game-makers and other assorted creative types come together for an incredibly unique shopping entertainment event! Food trucks, Sasquatch, Games, Door Prizes and at least 6 different things that will make you say "Whoa, that's kind of awesome!"

10:00am - 5:00pm PDT

Everegreen State Fair Ground, Monroe WA

Sep 18 - Sep 20

Jimi Hendrix 50th Anniversary Memorial

Jimi Hendrix Peace & Love March for Equity starts at Garfield High School at noon on Friday September 18th, and ends at Jimi Hendrix park for a two-day Music and Art Demonstration for Equity, honoring Jimi Hendrix on his 50th Anniversary Memorial. All proceeds benefit the Jimi Hendrix Music Academy, a not-for profit educational charity. MASKS REQUIRED!

12:00pm - 6:00pm PDT

Feb 14

Friction: Erotic Art Show & Art Prom

Bring your valentine to the Friction Erotic Art Show to come scope and scoop some ultra-risque erotic art by talented local artists. Professional bodypainter Lily Ruiz will be live painting a model and available to paint guests. Many other sexy surprises to be revealed the night of the event. 💘 Afterhours Art Prom party will kick off at 10 pm. DJ Jessie Beans will be rockin it out with the best of the 90s-2000s jams late into the night. Prom tickets include a Polaroid keepsake photo and raffle

Nov 21

Deck The Walls Art Auction

In conjunction with Cocoon House - Non Profit and Zamarama Gallery we present Deck The Walls Art Auction Benefit A Silent Art Auction to benefit the music program at Cocoon House! This event will feature donations from over 20 local artists and musicians. 100% of the proceeds generated by their contributions goes to the cause. Even the gallery will forgo regular commission rates! This is a free event and family friendly. In addition, there will be grab bags full of local art and music. These wil

Oct 31

Nightmare on Tenth Street

"Death has come to your small town" A haunted house hosted by RubenTheArtist & Friends. A portion of the proceeds go to Push / Pull for children art classes.

4:00am - 7:00am PDT

Everett WA

Sep 8 - Sep 8

Art in the Alley: DELTA

Think of it as an artistic block party and more! There will be food, music, art for display or for sale and community! Experience each other's art!

4:00pm - 11:00pm PDT

Everett Alley

Jul 11

My Favorite Cartoon

Join us at True Love this July, as over twenty local artists celebrate their favorite cartoon characters in original art. Opening Reception: Thursday, July 11 6-10PM Music by: Jimi Jaxon Show runs through September 8

Jun 14 - Jun 15

SLAM '19

SLAM (Support Local Art & Music) is an annual benefit event to raise money for Strong Against Cancer. Showcase of local music and art. $15 suggested donation at the door. All- ages until 9 p.m. 21+ after 9 p.m. Over 10 Artist and vendors.

5:00pm - 12:00am PDT

Tony V's Garage

Mar 21 - Mar 21

Everett Art Walk March '19

Artists at Black Lab Gallery Everett's 3rd Thursday Artwalk: Art provided by Lu Hernandez & Ruben W. Trujillo.

7:00pm - 10:00pm PDT

Black Lab Art Gallery

Mar 15 - Mar 15

Where We Overlap

An art opening featuring art by Lu Hernandez and Ruben Trujillo. Showcasing all new original and face melting collaborative art! With special guest performance Narrow Tarot!

6:00pm - 10:00pm PDT

Black Lab Art Gallery

Feb 2 - Feb 2

A Show of Love

Bean and Vine presents A Show of Love featuring live performances by Lu Hernandez and Parr! With Live Painting By Ruben The Artist February 2nd at 7:30pm No Cover

Oct 26

Dance With Devils Pt.2

Bayside Rhythm Society & Ruben The Artist Present: D A N C E W I T H T H E D E V I L 2 A creepy night of visual art, hip hop, punk & electronic music. Musical Performances By: SPHYRAMID - Resident DJ The resident DJ will kick the night off and keep the vibe going between sets, as well as a final closing set. MADSHROOM MC (Everett, Live set) NAIL HOUSES X NODRA (Everett, Live set) OK (Bellingham, Live set) VISUALS: Ruben The Artist - mixed media Ruben The Artist - video projection

Oct 21 - Oct 21

Meet the Artist

Join Isabella Valencia for a walking tour of artist studios on Hewitt Ave, followed by a social mixer with the participating artists. Only 30 tickets are available, so get one while you can!

5:00pm - 11:00pm PDT

The Black Lab Gallery

Oct 18

Everett Art Walk

Everett Art Walk features Ruben W. Trujillo at the Sno-Isle Co-Op.

5:00pm - 8:00pm PDT

Sno-Isle Co-Op

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